Herbie Hancock releases ‘Sextant,’ the last album of the Mwandishi period (1973)
Herbie Hancock’s ‘Sextant’ is his eleventh album (and the last with his Mwandishi Band) released on March 30, 1973 by Columbia.
Musicians : Herbie Hancock – Arp Echoplex, Clapping, Clavinet, Fender Rhodes, Fuzz-Wah, Handclapping, Keyboards, Mellotron, Piano, Piano (Electric), Synthesizer, Vocals . Bennie Maupin – Afuche, Clarinet (Bass), Nose Flute, Percussion, Piccolo, Sax (Soprano), Wind . Julian Priester – Cowbell, Trombone, Trombone (Alto), Trombone (Bass), Trombone (Tenor) . Buster Williams – Bass, Bass (Acoustic), Bass (Electric), Fuzz Bass, Percussion, Wah Wah Bass, Wah Wah Guitar . Buck Clarke – Bongos, Congas . Patrick Gleeson – Synthesizer . Billy Hart – Drums, Percussion . Eddie Henderson – Percussion, Trumpet . Victor Pontoja – Conductor . Delta Horne – Vocals . Candy Love – Vocals . Victor Domagalski – Vocals . Scott Beach – Vocals . Sandra Stevens – Vocals
Production : Produced By David Rubinson Fred Catero – Engineer . John Vieira – Engineer, Mixing
Package : Don Hunstein – Photography . Rob Springett – Paintings
Recorded In 1972 At Wally Heider Studios, San Francisco; Different Fur Studios, San Francisco.
Released On March 30, 1973 By Columbia .